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Republican Jews, Including Trump’s Israel Ambassador, Back Dr. Oz

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When David Friedman was first asked to endorse Pennsylvania’s Republican candidate for Senate Dr. Mehmet Oz ...

National News

Sierra Club Reschedules Israel Trips That it Canceled Under Pressure from Pro-Palestinian Groups

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Five months after canceling its planned trips to Israel, the Sierra Club has quietly posted a new excursion to Israel for next year.
Anne Frank

Texas School District Orders Librarians to Remove a Version of Anne Frank’s Diary from...

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A school district in suburban Fort Worth, Texas, has ordered its librarians to remove an illustrated adaptation of “The Diary of Anne Frank."

With Climate Bill Passed, Democrats Deliver on Top Policy Concern for American Jews

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The passage of a milestone climate bill means major progress on a policy issue that American Jews rank above all others

Arts

Evan, a bar mitzvah boy in suit and tallit, is standing on the bimah surrounded by his family and rabbi.

‘13: The Musical’ A Blemished Coming-of-Age

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Becoming a bar or bat mitzvah signifies the entry into Jewish adulthood, but it hardly means you’re a grown-up.  With patchy mustaches and voices that...

‘My Unorthodox Life’ Family Wins $25,000 for Anti-Child Marriage Group on ‘Celebrity Family Feud’

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On Netflix’s “My Unorthodox Life,” both Julia Haart ...
A white woman stands next to a painting hung on an exposed brick wall.

OCJAC Debuts Exhibit for Tisha, Tu B’Av

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Old City Jewish Arts Center is interested in exploring new beginnings this month in more ways than one. On Aug. 5, the space celebrated its...

Abbas Calls Holocaust the ‘Most Heinous Crime’ After Criticized for Accusing Israel of ‘Holocausts’

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Under fire for accusing Israel of “50 Holocausts,” Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas walked back his statement.

Turkey, Israel to Restore Full Diplomatic Relations After Break in 2018

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Turkey and Israel will return ambassadors to their countries ending a four-year rupture.

Sierra Club Reschedules Israel Trips That it Canceled Under Pressure from Pro-Palestinian Groups

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Five months after canceling its planned trips to Israel, the Sierra Club has quietly posted a new excursion to Israel for next year.